Richard L. Young, age 72, of Westerville, passed away July 22, 2012 at the Kobacker House. 1957 graduate of Westerville High School. Retired from Social Security Administration after 35 years of loyal service. Survived by his wife, Marsha; sons, Mark and Brian (Brenda) of Westerville, and Scott (Annmarie) of Raleigh, NC; grandchildren, Dana, Allison and Codey; sister-in-law, Judy Hughes; nieces, Jennifer Harvey, Jamie Miller and their families. Preceded in death by his parents, Boyd and Esther Young and sister, Carolyn Young. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Thursday 6-8 p.m., Friday 10-11 a.m. where service will be held Friday at 11 a.m., Michael Cunningham, officiating. Interment Pioneer Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, OH 43214.
Sara Groves - Jul 26, 2012
Was so sad to learn of Dick’s passing! My memories of him and youand your boys are tender. He is such a kind, loving gentle person, who cared about everyone. He will be missed.As we say goodbye, his parents, sister and my sweetheart are welcoming him to his new home. His kindness will continue, because that is the how he is. Prayers for you and your family. Sara
Don & Nellie Bates - Jul 23, 2012
Nellie and I worked with Dick for years. He was loved by everyone he touched. Not only the Columbus offices but also the people at the Mansfield office held him in such high regard. He was always calm and helpful to all. Saying he will be missed is an understatement.
Mary Ann Barbone - Jul 23, 2012
Marsha I was so sorry to hear of Dick’s death. I worked with Dick from 1975 until his retirement. He always made me smile and laugh. He was such a kind man everyone at Social Security loved Dick. He invited me to the retirees breakfast frequently and I always appreciated the fact that he included me. He never stopped telling me how lucky I was to be married to a man named Richard and have three sons just like you. He will be missed. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you.